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Library Resource Highlight Video Tutorials

Britannica Academic
Remember the good old days of looking at your physical copy of Encyclopedia Britannica? Well, now it's online in the form of Britannica Academic! There's World Factbook, Compare Countries, browse images and video, Original Sources, and more. Take a look here:

Global Road Warrior
Provides extensive facts about a country including culture, health, history, and more. Take a look here:

Opposing Viewpoints
Are you looking for resources for argumentative papers? Opposing Viewpoints has the hottest social issues and offers articles on both sides of the issue, infographics, videos, and more. Take a look here:

ProQuest U.S. Newsstream
This database features newspaper articles across the nation and the world. Includes the Minneapolis Star Tribune and Wall Street Journal. Take a look here:


ACRL Free eBooks

ACRL Free eBooks includes the following titles. Click on the previous link for access.
  • Building Teaching & Learning Communities
  • Developing the Next Generation of Library Leaders
  • Library Service and Learning: Empowering Students, Inspiring Social Responsibility, and Building Community Connections
  • The Fun of Motivation: Crossing the Threshold Concepts
  • The Library Outreach Casebook